should be this pupping season. if not the marine mammal center. will have a busy year. >> because it's not getting its mothers milk it will not be able to survive. >> reporter: if you see a pup, stay 50 feet away and keep your dogs away. if you see one, you're asked to call the marine mammal center's 24 hour hotline. and still on the subject here, a stretch of san diego city beach is now going to be offlimits to people at night. mayor ordered ban after surveillance cameras caught people abusing seals. two cameras positioned on top of a life guard station caught women harassing the seals in the dark last friday. they had cameras capture people punching the seals. the harassment compelled san diego mayor to issue an emergency order. >> being hit, sat upon, slapped, this is unacceptable. >> anyone seen on the beach after dark will now be sited.